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Dolphin Tale 2 “Brave Souls”

Are you as excited for Dolphin Tale 2 as I am? Dolphin Tale 2 stars Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Mae Whitman, Harry Connick, Jr., Cameron Boyce and Zachary Gordon. As an ambassador for Dolphin Tale 2, … [Read More...]


Do You Want to Build a Snowman…Puffle?

Thanks to the generosity of Disney, we are enjoying the snow this summer for a little bit. Do you want to build a snowman...puffle? You can right now on Disney's Club Penguin. They are in the … [Read More...]

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Painting with a Twist Party! #PWATParty

I attended a Painting with a Twist Blogger Party recently and couldn't believe how much fun I had. I'm not a painter. I'm not big on painting nor have I ever been good at it despite lots of art … [Read More...]

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Fairfield Iowa and its Little Town Charm

Now honestly, I never thought in my life I'd head to Iowa of all places for a vacation. Not that there's anything wrong with Iowa, it's just not I guess what you'd call a vacation destination. We … [Read More...]


From a Stranger to a Friend

One day, out of the blue, a stranger walks into your life and teaches you and your daughter the true meaning of kindness. That's what I experienced this past weekend in Fairfield, Iowa while we … [Read More...]

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Ottumwa Re-Creates Legendary 1982 LIFE Magazine Video Game Photograph

My husband is a big fan of the 80's arcade scene. He spent countless hours in the arcades as a child so when he heard about the legendary 1982 LIFE Magazine Video Game Photograph being retaken he … [Read More...]


What is Food Insecurity and What Does it Really Look Like? #ChildHunger

I am being compensated as an ambassador for the Child Hunger Ends Here campaign but as always all thoughts and opinions are my own. When you think about child hunger, do you think of children in … [Read More...]